William A. Johnson

William A. Johnson

Founder
Location:
Melbourne, Florida
Phone:
321-426-1865
Fax:
321-242-8417
Email:

William A. Johnson, founder of William A. Johnson, P.A., is a graduate of the University of Florida Liberal Arts and Sciences College, where he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science. Mr. Johnson received his Juris Doctor in 1990 from the University Of Florida College Of Law and was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1991. He is Florida Bar Board Certified in the area of Elder Law, and practices predominantly in the fields of estate planning, Medicaid planning, long-term care planning, guardianship, incapacity planning, will and trust litigation, and probate.

Mr. Johnson is a member of the Florida Bar (Elder Law Section; Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section; and Tax Law Section), the American Bar Association (Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section, and Tax Law Section) and the Brevard County Bar Association. He is also a member of the Florida Bar's Elder Law Certification Committee. In addition, Mr. Johnson belongs to the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Academy of Florida Elder Law Attorneys, the Space Coast Guardianship Association, and the Brevard County Estate Planning Council. He served on the board of directors for the Brevard Alzheimer's Foundation and was the 2006 president of the Brevard Association of Human Services. Mr. Johnson was born in London, England in 1965.

Areas of Practice

  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Medicaid planning
  • Long-term care planning
  • Guardianships
  • Incapacity planning
  • Will and trust litigation
  • Probate Law

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Florida Bar Board Certified in the area of Elder Law

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1991

Education

  • University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida
    • Juris Doctor - 1990
  • University of Florida Liberal Arts and Sciences College, Gainesville, Florida
    • Bachelor of Arts
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Bar, Elder Law Section, Member
  • Florida Bar, Real Property Section, Member
  • Florida Bar, Probate & Trust Law Section, Member
  • Florida Bar, Tax Law Section, Member
  • American Bar Association, Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section, Member
  • American Bar Association, Tax Law Section, Member
  • Brevard County Bar Association, Member
  • Florida Bar's Elder Law Certification Committee, Member
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Academy of Florida Elder Law Attorneys
  • Space Coast Guardianship Association
  • Brevard County Estate Planning Council

Pro Bono Activities

  • Brevard Alzheimer's Foundation, board of directors
  • Brevard Association of Human Services, president, 2006 - Present